The pentozali, the proud 5 step dance... goes back to the middle ages, and taught masterful footwork, especially useful in the fishing, merchant and pirate boats of that time...awesome to watch!

Fast pentozali dance (Vikelaia Municipal Library, city of Heraklion, Crete, Greece).

Old Photograph of Villagers dancing- It still goes on today in all the traditional villages in Corfu.

Old Photograph of Villagers dancing- It still goes on today in all the traditional villages in Corfu.

Anthony Quinn and Alan Bates on the set of 'Zorba The Greek' (1964)

A must see movie: Zorba The Greek, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Greek Dance

Greek-orthodox festive costumes of the Konya-Niğde region (Cappadocia).  Clothing style: early 20th century.  The dancers use wooden spoons as a kind of castanets; they ‘borrowed’ the tradition from the Turks, who call these dances ‘kaşık oyunları’ (spoon play/dances).

Greek-orthodox festive costumes of the Konya-Niğde region (Cappadocia). Clothing style: early 20th century. The dancers use wooden spoons as a kind of castanets; they ‘borrowed’ the tradition from the Turks, who call these dances ‘kaşık oyunları’ (spoon play/dances).

david Seymour.Αντρες έπιασαν τον χορό στους Δελφούς το 1951.

The International Center of Photography is the world’s leading institution dedicated to the practice and understanding of photography and the reproduced image in all its forms.

Olymbos Karpathos Greece - Ολύμπος Κάρπαθος Ελλάδα

Olymbos Karpathos Greece - Ολύμπος Κάρπαθος Ελλάδα

Χορός στα Μέγαρα 	GENNADIUS LIBRARY ARCHIVES 	   	Photographs from the Historical Archives Ion Dragoumis

Χορός στα Μέγαρα GENNADIUS LIBRARY ARCHIVES Photographs from the Historical Archives Ion Dragoumis

Βαμβακόφυτο Σερρών 2016

Βαμβακόφυτο Σερρών 2016

Με παρρησία...: Το έθιμο Γενίτσαροι και Μπούλες.

Με παρρησία...: Το έθιμο Γενίτσαροι και Μπούλες.

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